'''Ron Klinger''' (born November 8, 1941)
[ is an Australian contract bridge player and a leading English-language bridge writer, the author of more than 50 books on the game. He is an Australian Grand Master and a World Bridge Federation International Master.
Klinger was born in Shanghai, China,] one month before December 1941 completion of the Japanese occupation of Shanghai|Japanese occupation, and has lived in Sydney, Australia, since 1946.
He was editor of ''Australian Bridge'' for thirteen years starting in 1972. He was also the bridge columnist for the Australian Women's Weekly and later, ''The Daily Telegraph'' and ''The Weekend Australian''. He currently writes a daily bridge column for the Sydney Morning Herald and a weekly column for The Sun-Herald. He is also a regular contributor to 'Australian Bridge' magazine and Britain's 'Bridge Magazine', and is the author of over 50 books on bridge....